- Category: Announcements
REFORMS IN PHILIPPINE IP REGIME RECOGNIZED IN THE 2016 USTR SPECIAL 301 WATCH LIST REPORT
[28 April 2016: Manila, Philippines] The continued improvements in the Philippine intellectual property (IP) system has again put the country among nations that were not cited under the United States Trade Representative (USTR) Special 301 Watch List. The 2016 Report gave cause for celebration as the gains in IP enforcement in the country were duly acknowledged. This is the third year that the Philippines is not cited in the said Special 301 List.